For more than 20 years, John Kerrison has held senior communications roles most notably as a network TV reporter. Now his passion is media trends and the future of news.
John Kerrison is a storyteller with a background in broadcast journalism. John reported with the Nine Network in Sydney before moving to Sky News Australia as reporter and Business News anchor.
John was a news anchor for Prime Regional TV and reported for the ABC in Adelaide.
After completing his MA in Organisational Communication, John began crafting strategy on new media. He is employed in the NSW Government.
It’s typical for social media managers to share a last hurrah post when changing roles. I’m off to an exciting new challenge at Service NSW so this is that post about some of what I’ve learned and loved doing with Transport for NSW.
John Kerrison is a speaker or facilitator on media, social, and trends in customer or audience engagement. Experience developing winning strategy helps business develop communication best practice.
In 2013 John Kerrison led a major project with Ernst and Young and N2N Communications to establish Transport for NSW’s first social media strategy. The plan was rolled out across 14/15 and ultimately saw John become Transport’s first social media manager. John is now implementing social strategy at Service NSW
John’s first major role in television was as news anchor for Prime Television in Central West NSW. He went on to work for the ABC in Adelaide and Sydney. John reported for Nine News, Sydney and Sky News Australia.
Large organisations trust John Kerrison as a facilitator and speaker on communications. John has hosted social media workshops for the Walkley Foundation and Ark Business Conferences. John was Transport’s corporate Master of Ceremonies.
Drop John a quick note to get in touch. He’ll reach out quickly to determine how you might be able to work or learn together.
John is @jkerrison on Twitter and Instagram. Search Meet John Kerrison on Facebook.